Psychotherapy and psychopharmacology for adults in Oakland, California

Curriculum Vitae

MD, California Licensed since 2000

Diplomat of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology since 2004

Level 5 TEAM CBT Certified Master Therapist and Trainer

What is TEAM therapy?

2024 Internal Family Systems Institute level 1 training
2024 - Present Internal Family Systems Consultation group with LaDonna Silver
​2022, 2023 Three Pillars Case Consultation Group with David Elliott
2022 ACT and the Therapeutic Relationship training with Robyn Walser
2022 ACT boot camp with Steven Hayes, Robyn Walser and Kelly Wilson
​2021- 2022  Acceptance and Commitment Therapy, online training with Russ Harris, MD
2020-2021 Ideal Parent Figure Protocol, Master class with Dan P. Brown, MD

2014, 2015, 2017 Advanced Applications of Cognitive Therapy Intensive Workshop with David D. Burns,

2017 Accelerated Resolution Therapy Basic Training

2013 Adult Attachment Interview Training Institute, UC Berkeley with Mary Main and Erik Hesse

2009  Institute for Contemporary Psychoanalysis (ICP) Psychotherapy Training Program

2007 San Francisco Psychotherapy Research Group Post-Graduate Psychotherapy Training Program


2003 Psychiatry Residency, UCSF Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute

1999 UCSF Medical School, MD

1998 UC Berkeley, School of Public Health, MPH

1991 Yale University, BS, summa cum laude

Improv and Therapy

Evolution of Human Cooperation: Implications for Psychotherapy

Non-Pharmacologic Treatment of Anxiety

Treating Depression in Primary Care 

Psychiatrist-Therapist Collaboration

Review of Psychopharmacology for Non-prescribing Clinicians